- 20.2MP BSI CMOS Sensor
- DIGIC 4+ Processor
- 25-300mm Equivalent Lens
- 1080/30p Full HD Video
- 12x Optical Zoom With Ultra-Wide Angle
- 7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD
- 24x ZoomPlus
- Wi-Fi with Dynamic NFC
- Available in Black, Silver, and Purple
- 24 Months Australian Warranty from Canon Australia
Boasting a 12x optical zoom lens with ultra-wide angle and Optical Image Stabilizer, the new IXUS 285 HS guarantees excellent image capture with no hassle. The promising entry-level compact camera features 20.2MP BSI CMOS Sensor powered by DIGIC 4+ Processor which produces superb images and captures spectacular 1080/30p full HD video even in low light. Its 25-300mm Equivalent Lens plus the 24x ZoomPlus with the help of the camera’s autofocus will capture your object may it be near or far. This way, you will not miss all those precious moments in every occasion. IXUS 285 HS also features a large 7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD screen that will allow easy shooting and playback while easy sharing and backup will be provided by the built-in Wi-Fi with Dynamic NFC. This camera is available in black, silver, and purple variants.
Product Features in Detail
This ultra-slim and stylish metal-bodied IXUS is easy to carry with you wherever you go and features a flexible 25mm ultra-wide 12x optical zoom lens with 24x ZoomPlus; so you can easily capture every moment, near or far, in superb quality photos and movies. Auto Zoom helps you select the best framing at the touch of a button.
Instant Full HD movies
Making great movies is fun and easy. With one touch of a button you can effortlessly shoot great Full HD movies (1080p) in MP4 format. Experience the creative versatility of shooting movies using the optical zoom and still enjoy sharp, steady results thanks to the Dynamic Image Stabilizer.
Connect to your compatible smart device with just one tap using Wi-Fi with Dynamic NFC for easy sharing. Use Image Sync to automatically back-up new images to cloud services and capture great group shots with wireless Remote Shooting from your smart device. The Wi-Fi Button offers a quick and easy shortcut to Wi-Fi functions.
Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images – even in low light - thanks to a 20.2 Megapixels CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ processing. An intelligent optical Image Stabilizer ensures sharp stills and steady movies in any situation, while the large 7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD screen allows easy shooting and playback.
At the touch of the shutter, Creative Shot automatically analyses the scene and creates 5 additional unique images of your original shot. Get close and capture stunning everyday detail with 1 cm Macro or simply point and shoot with Hybrid Auto and let the camera automatically create a fun HD (720p) movie summary of the day.
IMAGE SENSORType1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOSEffective PixelsApprox. 20.2M¹Effective / Total PixelsApprox. 21.1MColour Filter TypePrimary Colour IMAGE PROCESSORTypeDIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology LENSFocal Length4.5 – 54.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 25 – 300 mm)ZoomOptical 12x ZoomPlus 24x Digital approx. 4x. (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.6x or 2.0x) Combined approx. 48x¹Maximum f/numberf/3.6 – f/7.0Construction9 elements in 7 groups (1 double-sided aspherical UA lens, 1 double-sided aspherical lens, 1 single-sided aspherical lens)Image StabilisationYes (lens shift-type), approx. 2.5-stop¹. Intelligent IS plus 4-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS FOCUSINGTypeTTLAF System/ PointsAiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)AF ModesSingle, Continuous, Servo AF/AE¹, Tracking AFAF Point SelectionSize (Normal, Small)AF Assist BeamYesClosest Focusing Distance1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro EXPOSURE CONTROLMetering modesEvaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)AE LockYesExposure Compensation+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correctionISO sensitivityAUTO, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 SHUTTERSpeed1 – 1/2000 s (factory default) 15 – 1/2000 s (total range – varies by shooting mode) WHITE BALANCETypeTTLSettingsAuto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom. COLOUR MATRIXTypesRGB LCD MONITORMonitor7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD (TFT), Approx. 461,000 dotsCoverageApprox. 100%BrightnessAdjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD FLASHModesAuto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow SynchroSlow Sync SpeedFastest speed 1/2000 sRed-Eye ReductionYesFlash Exposure CompensationFace Detection FE, Smart Flash ExposureBuilt-in Flash Range50 cm – 4.0 m (W) / 1.0 m – 2.0 m (T)External FlashCanon High Power Flash HF-DC2 SHOOTINGModesHybrid Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), P, Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst (5.0 MP), Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (5.0 MP), Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter)Modes in MovieSmart Auto (21 scenes detected), P, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, FireworksPhoto EffectsMy Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)Drive modesSingle, Continuous, Self-TimerContinuous ShootingApprox. 2.5 shots/s High-speed Burst (5.0 MP): Approx. 7.2 shots/s (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)¹² RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSIONImage Size4:3 - (L) 5184 x 3888, (M) 2592 x 1944, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480 16:9 - (L) 5184 x 2912, (M1) 3648 x 2048, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 640 x 360 3:2 - (L) 5184 x 3456, (M1) 3648 x 2432, (M2) 2048 x 1368, (S) 640 x 424 1:1 - (L) 3888 x 3888, (M1) 2736 x 2736, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 480 Resize option available in playbackCompressionSuperfine, FineMovies(Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 29.97 fps, (HD) 1280 x 720, 29.97 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 fps Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps Hybrid Auto (HD) 29.97 fpsMovie Length(Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s¹ (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour² FILE TYPESStill Image TypeJPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliantMoviesMP4 [Video: MPEG4-AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG4 AAC-LC (monaural)] DIRECT PRINTCanon PrintersCanon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridgePictBridgeYes (via USB or Wireless LAN) OTHER FEATURESGPSGPS via mobile (via Canon Camera Connect app with compatible smart devices)Red-Eye CorrectionYes, during shooting and playbackIntelligent Orientation SensorYes, with Auto RotateHistogramYes, during playbackPlayback zoomApprox. 2x – 10xSelf TimerApprox. 2, 10 s or CustomMenu LanguagesEnglish, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew INTERFACEComputerHi-Speed USB composite connector (Mini-B compatible)OtherHDMI Micro (Type-D) Connector A/V output, composite connector (PAL/NTSC)Computer/OtherWi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only), with Dynamic NFC support¹ MEMORY CARDTypeSD, SDHC, SDXC SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMPC & MacintoshWindows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1¹ Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 For Wi-Fi connection to a PC: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 For Image Transfer Utility: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 SOFTWAREOtherCameraWindow DC Map Utility Image Transfer Utility Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices POWER SOURCEBatteriesRechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11L / NB-11LH (NB-11LH battery and charger supplied)Battery lifeApprox. 180 shots Eco Mode: Approx. 265 shots Playback Mode: Approx. 240 min ACCESSORIESCases / StrapsSoft Case DCC-1350 Soft Case DCC-1370FlashCanon High Power Flash HF-DC2Power Supply & Battery ChargersBattery Charger CB-2LFE Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11LHOtherCanon AV cable AVC-DC400 Interface Cable IFC-400PCU PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONSOperating Environment0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidityDimensions (WxHxD)99.6 x 58.0 x 22.8 mmWeightApprox. 147 g (including battery and memory card)
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- In the Box
Canon IXUS 285 HS Digital Camera
Wrist Strap WS-800
Battery Pack NB-11LH
Battery Charger CB-2LFE
User Manual Kit
24 Month Warranty Card with Canon Australia
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